Reforming the Tax Code: A Transatlantic Perspective

18 Jun


18 Jun 1:30 pm - 01 Jan 3:00 pm


Senate Finance Committee Hearing Room - SD215

Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington

Tax reform is on the legislative agenda in the United States and abroad. But too often reform proposals miss the mark.  Join the Progressive Policy Institute (PPI) and the Technology Policy Institute (TPI) for a lunch discussion of the benefits of, and political obstacles to tax reform in the U.S., particularly as they pertain to small business, and what we can learn from the United Kingdom.

Featured Speakers:
Rep. Kurt Schrader, (D-Ore.)
Ian Liddell-Grainger, U.K. Member of Parliament
Arlene Holen, Senior Fellow, Technology Policy Institute
Paul Weinstein, Senior Fellow, Progressive Policy Institute
Michael Thompson, Managing Director, S&P Capital IQ
Rudolph Penner, Institute Fellow and Arjay and Frances Miller Chair in Public Policy, Urban Institute
Marc Goldwein, Senior Policy Director, Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

Download the All=Party Parliamentary Taxation Group Report –  Tax Simplification in the United Kingdom.

Lunch will be served.

1:30 pm Lunch Served

1:40 pm Opening Statements and Introductions

2:05 pm Moderated conversation

2:45 pm Audience Q&A

3:00 pm Event concludes

Online registration is not available for this event.